Log Country Cove
Travel Blogs from Burnet
First stop we checked out the WW2 planes and got to see them drag one out and start it up... Fun Times. Then we went to a pre-civil war army fort and the gentleman running the place made sure we knew it was called the "war of northern oppresion"!! I guess some people are still bitter about that war! ...
Once you leave the Texas Hill Country of central
Texas the terrain is the flat High Plains which is great farm land but
not very scenic.
We drove on and were getting stiff and tired so we decided to stop for lunch with the aliens in Roswell! Parked in the Goodwill parking lot and walked several blocks past a flying saucer and aliens driving a covered wagon to ...
... to Johnson City and stopped at the Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park in Johnson City. This is the boyhood home of LBJ and also the home where his grandfather settled in was located on the property. The visitor center had exhibits and films about LBJ and his wife.
Johnson City is named after one of LBJ's relatives (I believe his granduncle). LBJ’s father ...
... the error and tried to correct it the park was booked!! YIKES!! But I kept checking back every day and thankfully someone cancelled and I got a spot for Friday night. My sister and her fiance stayed with us in their tent. It was a tad bit cold for them, but they survived. I sure was comfy in my pup! I had my best race of the season so far and fnished with a big smile on my face. It ...
Finally got all the bags to the 99% packed and it was time to close
up the house and get ready to go to Austin.
Bill came by with a bon voyage gift of Ruta Maya coffee
which of course had to pack some to take with, and off we went.
were going to Marble Falls on our way into Austin, we stopped to see
the Bald Eagles.]
Eagles mate for life, and for years this pair has returned to ...